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  1. General Motors Co. is launching an expansive initiative to help fleet managers protect the safety of their drivers, optimize vehicle performance and reliability, and support strong resale values, the company announced today at NTEA’s The Work Truck Show, the largest exhibit of work trucks in North America. View the full article
  2. General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) today announced that Alan S. Batey, executive vice president and president, North America, has elected to retire after 40 years with the company. View the full article
  3. General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) today announced that Gerald Johnson will become executive vice president, Global Manufacturing. He succeeds Alicia Boler Davis, who is leaving the company to pursue other opportunities. The move is effective April 1. View the full article
  4. As part of its commitment to increasing its renewable energy footprint globally and finding clean energy solutions near its operations, General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) has partnered with DTE Energy for 300,000 megawatt hours (MWh) of wind energy in the state of Michigan. Once complete, the energy sourced will be enough to power 100 percent of the electricity needs of GM’s global technical center in Warren and its Detroit-based operations at the Renaissance Center. View the full article
  5. General Motors is investing $20 million at its Romulus, Michigan propulsion plant to increase the plant’s capacity for future 10-speed transmission production. Romulus currently builds V6 engines and 10-speed transmissions used in several GM cars, trucks and crossovers. View the full article
  6. General Motors is investing $36 million at its Lansing Delta Township, Michigan assembly plant for future crossover production. Lansing Delta Township (LDT) currently builds the Chevrolet Traverse and Buick Enclave crossovers. View the full article
  7. Today, GM announces ARĪV as the name of its new eBike brand, which includes two innovative, integrated and connected eBikes: the Meld, a compact eBike, and the Merge, a folding eBike. The name ARĪV was selected as part of a global crowdsourcing campaign announced in November 2018. View the full article
  8. General Motors Co. announces the election of Wesley G. “Wes” Bush to its Board of Directors. A leader in engineering, technology and manufacturing, Bush currently serves as the chairman of Northrop Grumman’s Board of Directors. View the full article
  9. Cadillac introduced the 2019 XT5 Sport package today at the Chicago Auto Show — a new look infused with darkened exterior styling elements that complement Cadillac’s signature front, cornering and LED lighting, adding a personalized flair to Cadillac’s global best-selling crossover. View the full article
  10. Based on the 2018 full-year results for the company’s North America business, General Motors announced this morning more than 46,500 eligible U.S. hourly employees will receive a profit sharing payment of up to $10,750. View the full article
  11. More than 1,500 hourly employees impacted by the company’s November 26th announcements have volunteered to transfer to other U.S. locations. To date, nearly 950 employees have accepted transfer opportunities at truck, SUV and crossover related operations. View the full article
  12. General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) today declared a first quarter 2019 dividend of 38 cents per outstanding share of common stock. The dividend is payable Friday, March 22, 2019, to all common shareholders of record at the close of business on Friday, March 8, 2019. View the full article
  13. Working with Consumers Energy, GM will begin resuming operations at 12:01 a.m. on Friday, Feb. 1, at all manufacturing facilities except for Lansing Grand River – which will resume operations on Monday, Feb. 4 -- and some critical labs, testing and other limited locations. Employees at those locations will receive specific communications from their facility. View the full article
  14. General Motors is investing $22 million at its Spring Hill, Tennessee, manufacturing complex to enable the engine plant to build 6.2L V-8 engines with GM’s advanced Dynamic Fuel Management technology. With today’s announcement, GM has invested more than $2 billion in the Tennessee complex since 2010. View the full article
  15. General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) has earned the highest customer loyalty among all automakers selling in the United States for the fourth year in a row, IHS Markit confirmed at the Automotive News World Congress held in conjunction with the North American International Auto Show. View the full article
  16. A new, immersive Cadillac display debuts this week at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit. Headlined by the all-new 2020 Cadillac XT6, the display showcases the complete family of Cadillac crossovers, including the hot-selling XT4, our global best-selling XT5 and the iconic Escalade. The all-new XT6 offers a luxurious, adaptable and connected cabin featuring room for up to seven passengers, and a comprehensive suite of standard safety technologies. View the full article
  17. Cadillac furthered its recent product blitz today with the reveal of the brand’s first EV. This will be the first model derived from GM’s future EV platform. GM announced on Friday that Cadillac will be at the vanguard of the company’s move toward an all-electric future. View the full article
  18. Cadillac expands its popular crossover and SUV lineup with today’s global debut of the 2020 XT6. View the full article
  19. General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) today provided investors with an update on its comprehensive strategic plan as it continues to build the foundation for the company’s long-term success. GM also said it expects earnings growth in 2019, compared to projected 2018 full-year results. View the full article
  20. General Motors will collaborate with EVgo, ChargePoint and Greenlots, three of the nation’s leading electric vehicle (EV) charging networks, to enable access to the largest collective electric vehicle charging network in the United States, including more than 31,000 charging ports. GM plans to aggregate dynamic data from each of the EV charging networks so owners of the all-electric Chevrolet Bolt EV can have a more seamless charging experience with their GM vehicles. View the full article
  21. General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) will announce its fourth quarter 2018 financial results on Wednesday, Feb. 6 at approximately 8:30 a.m. EST. View the full article
  22. General Motors (NYSE: GM) announced today that it delivered 2,954,037 vehicles in 2018, including more than 1 million crossovers, almost 974,000 pickup trucks and more than 280,000 large SUVs. View the full article
  23. General Motors (NYSE: GM) today announced the appointment of Mark Reuss as company president, effective immediately. Reuss currently leads the Global Product Group and Cadillac and will now assume responsibility for the Quality organization. View the full article
  24. “I had very constructive meetings with members of Congress from Ohio and Maryland. I share their concerns about the impact the actions we announced last week will have on our employees, their families and the communities. These were very difficult decisions -- decisions I take very personally. I informed the members that many hourly employees at the impacted U.S. plants will have the opportunity to work at other U.S. GM plants and that we are committed to working with them to minimize the impact on the communities. I also informed them that all salaried GM workers impacted by these actions are being offered outplacement services to help them transition to new jobs.” View the full article
  25. DETROIT — General Motors (NYSE: GM) and Cruise are taking the next step toward commercializing autonomous vehicle technology with the appointment of Dan Ammann as CEO of Cruise. Kyle Vogt, Cruise co-founder, will partner with Ammann to set strategic direction for the company and will lead technology development as Cruise president and chief technology officer. The appointments are effective Jan. 1, 2019. View the full article